June 30, 2014Your Homes Curb Appeal Could Be Attracting Pests
After a long winter, the urge to spend more time outdoors will be strong. However, spending more time outside often starts with some spring cleanup, and it’s important to pay attention to what implications your home’s curb appeal can have for your yearly pest prevention.
Luckily, there are a number of things you can do to save time and prevent pests during your usual outdoor spring-cleaning routine.
We recently met up with Western’s Branch Manager for Cape May, Atlantic City, and Ocean County, Phil Ziolkowski, who said, “One of the most common reasons for pest issues around the home is keeping mulch and wood debris too close to the perimeter of the home. Moisture-rich mulch can attract termites,…